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The gift of the Magi

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It's Christmas Eve and Della has only $1.85 to buy her beloved husband a Christmas present. She has nothing to sell except her only treasure, her long, glorious hair. This warm story of love, sacrifice, and generosity is a perfect addition to any Christmas collection--for adults or children.
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Level 6.2, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 950L
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Grouped Work ID 4722a190-6d6a-1180-1385-1eff53c2a885
Full title gift of the magi
Author henry o
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:28:53PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 00:15:09AM

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display_description A simplified version of the well-known tale in which a husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions so that they may buy each other Christmas presents.
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subject_facet Christmas -- Fiction, Christmas -- Juvenile fiction, Christmas stories, Electronic books, Gifts -- Fiction, Gifts -- Juvenile fiction, Gifts. -- Fiction
title_display The gift of the Magi
title_full The Gift of the Magi, The Gift of the Magi [electronic resource] / O. Henry, The gift of the Magi / O. Henry, The gift of the Magi / O. Henry ; illustrated by Rita Marshall, The gift of the Magi / O. Henry ; illustrations by P.J. Lynch, The gift of the Magi / by O. Henry ; illustrated by Carol Heyer, The gift of the Magi / by O. Henry ; illustrated by Jody Wheeler
title_short The gift of the Magi
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